Tuesday, 17 September 2019 20:44 WIB
Stocks opened slightly lower Tuesday as Federal Reserve policy makers were set to begin a two-day meeting expected to conclude with another quarter-point cut in interest rates.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 77 points, or 0.3%, to 27,000, while the S&P 500 declined 4 points, or 0.1%, to 2,994. The Nasdaq Composite was off 5 points, or 0.1%, at 8,148.
Stocks ended lower Monday as oil...
Friday, 13 September 2019 19:46 WIB
The data published by the US Census Bureau today revealed that retail and food services sail in August rose 0.4% on a monthly basis to $526.1 billion and beat the market expectation for an increase of 0.2%. On a yearly basis, retail sales grew by 4.1%.
Total sales for the June 2019 through August 2019 period were up 3.7% from the same period a year ago. The June 2019 to July 2019 percent change...
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 20:17 WIB
Gold prices were steady on Tuesday as investors adopted a wait-and-see approach ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve™s two-day monetary policy meeting, when the central bank is widely expected to cut interest rates.
Spot gold firmed slightly, adding 0.43% to $1,504.3 an ounce.
Gold prices rose more than 1% early Monday before settling 0.6% up for the day after a weekend attack on oil facilities...